Publications by authors named "Peter Donkor"

74Publications

National health insurance and surgical care for injured people, Ghana.

Bull World Health Organ 2020 Dec 28;98(12):869-877. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

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December 2020

Incidence of childhood burn injuries and modifiable household risk factors in rural Ghana: A cluster-randomized, population-based, household survey.

Burns 2020 Oct 5. Epub 2020 Oct 5.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA; Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Developing a tool for measuring postpartum women's experiences of respectful maternity care at a tertiary hospital in Kumasi, Ghana.

Heliyon 2020 Jul 10;6(7):e04374. Epub 2020 Jul 10.

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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July 2020

Preventable Trauma Deaths and Corrective Actions to Prevent Them: A 10-Year Comparative Study at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.

World J Surg 2020 Nov 13;44(11):3643-3650. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359960, Seattle, WA, 98104, USA.

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November 2020

Exploring midwives' understanding of respectful maternal care in Kumasi, Ghana: Qualitative inquiry.

PLoS One 2020 9;15(7):e0220538. Epub 2020 Jul 9.

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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September 2020

A Nationwide Enumeration of Operations Performed for Pediatric Patients in Ghana.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2020 Apr 2. Epub 2020 Apr 2.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States.

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April 2020

"I wouldn't have hit you, but you would have killed your baby:" exploring midwives' perspectives on disrespect and abusive Care in Ghana.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2020 Jan 6;20(1):15. Epub 2020 Jan 6.

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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January 2020

Nationwide enumeration of emergency operations performed in Ghana.

Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg 2019 Nov 25. Epub 2019 Nov 25.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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November 2019

Benchmarking Global Trauma Care: Defining the Unmet Need for Trauma Surgery in Ghana.

J Surg Res 2020 03 2;247:280-286. Epub 2019 Nov 2.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, Washington; Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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March 2020

Estimating obstetric and gynecologic surgical rate: A benchmark of surgical capacity building in Ghana.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2020 Feb 22;148(2):205-209. Epub 2019 Nov 22.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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February 2020

Occupational injury burden among gold miners in Ghana.

Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2019 Dec 5;26(4):329-335. Epub 2019 Jun 5.

Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

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December 2019

Evaluation of the effectiveness of traffic calming measures on vehicle speeds and pedestrian injury severity in Ghana.

Traffic Inj Prev 2019 29;20(3):336-342. Epub 2019 Apr 29.

d Department of Geography and Urban Studies , University of Cape Coast , Cape Coast , Ghana.

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August 2019

Linkage of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) and the Nursing Education Partnership Initiative (NEPI) to the African Forum for Research and Education in Health (AFREhealth).

Ann Glob Health 2018 04 30;84(1):1-3. Epub 2018 Apr 30.

Chair of the AFREhealth Council and PI of the MEPI Emergency Medicine Collaborative, KNUST, GH.

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April 2018

Antibiotics for Groin Hernia Repair According to Evidence-Based Guidelines: Time for Action in Ghana.

J Surg Res 2019 06 12;238:90-95. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, Washington; Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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June 2019

Mobile phone use among commercial drivers in Ghana: An important threat to road safety.

Ghana Med J 2018 Sep;52(3):122-126

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana.

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September 2018

Barriers and facilitators to Electronic Medical Records usage in the Emergency Centre at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi-Ghana.

Afr J Emerg Med 2017 Dec 25;7(4):177-182. Epub 2017 May 25.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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December 2017

Exploring the Relationship Between Surgical Capacity and Output in Ghana: Current Capacity Assessments May Not Tell the Whole Story.

World J Surg 2018 10;42(10):3065-3074

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St., Suite BB-487, P.O. Box 356410, Seattle, WA, 98195-6410, USA.

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October 2018

Mapping Population-Level Spatial Access to Essential Surgical Care in Ghana Using Availability of Bellwether Procedures.

JAMA Surg 2016 08 17;151(8):e161239. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle12Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, Washington13Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle.

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August 2016

Prevalence of preventable household risk factors for childhood burn injury in semi-urban Ghana: A population-based survey.

Burns 2016 May 11;42(3):633-8. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA; Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Wash, USA.

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May 2016

Serial Assessment of Trauma Care Capacity in Ghana in 2004 and 2014.

JAMA Surg 2016 Feb;151(2):164-71

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle5Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington6Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle.

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February 2016

Strategic Assessment of Trauma Care Capacity in Ghana.

World J Surg 2015 Oct;39(10):2428-40

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St., Suite BB-487, PO Box 356410, Seattle, WA, 98195-6410, USA,

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October 2015

Pediatric First Aid Practices in Ghana: A Population-Based Survey.

World J Surg 2015 Aug;39(8):1859-66

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Private Mailbag, University Post Office, Kumasi, Ghana,

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August 2015

Strategic assessment of the availability of pediatric trauma care equipment, technology and supplies in Ghana.

J Pediatr Surg 2015 Nov 26;50(11):1922-7. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA; Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA; Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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November 2015

Essential surgery: key messages from Disease Control Priorities, 3rd edition.

Lancet 2015 May 5;385(9983):2209-19. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Global Health Sciences and Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco.

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May 2015

Congenital anomalies in low- and middle-income countries: the unborn child of global surgery.

World J Surg 2015 Jan;39(1):36-40

Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA,

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January 2015

Research capacity. Enabling the genomic revolution in Africa.

Authors:
Charles Rotimi Akin Abayomi Alash'le Abimiku Victoria May Adabayeri Clement Adebamowo Ezekiel Adebiyi Adebowale D Ademola Adebowale Adeyemo Dwomoa Adu Dissou Affolabi Godfred Agongo Samuel Ajayi Sally Akarolo-Anthony Rufus Akinyemi Albert Akpalu Marianne Alberts Orlando Alonso Betancourt Ahmed Mansour Alzohairy Gobena Ameni Olukemi Amodu Gabriel Anabwani Kristian Andersen Fatiu Arogundade Oyedunni Arulogun Danny Asogun Rasheed Bakare Naby Balde Mary Lynn Baniecki Christine Beiswanger Alia Benkahla Lara Bethke Micheal Boehnke Vincent Boima James Brandful Andrew I Brooks Frank C Brosius Chester Brown Bruno Bucheton David T Burke Barrington G Burnett Stacy Carrington-Lawrence Nadia Carstens John Chisi Alan Christoffels Richard Cooper Heather Cordell Nigel Crowther Talishiea Croxton Jantina de Vries Leslie Derr Peter Donkor Seydou Doumbia Audrey Duncanson Ivy Ekem Ahmed El Sayed Mark E Engel John C K Enyaru Dean Everett Faisal M Fadlelmola Eyitayo Fakunle Kenneth H Fischbeck Anne Fischer Onikepe Folarin Junaid Gamieldien Robert F Garry Simani Gaseitsiwe Rasheed Gbadegesin Anita Ghansah Maria Giovanni Parham Goesbeck F Xavier Gomez-Olive Donald S Grant Ravnit Grewal Mark Guyer Neil A Hanchard Christian T Happi Scott Hazelhurst Branwen J Hennig Christiane Hertz- Fowler Winston Hide Friedhelm Hilderbrandt Christopher Hugo-Hamman Muntaser E Ibrahim Regina James Yasmina Jaufeerally-Fakim Carolyn Jenkins Ute Jentsch Pan-Pan Jiang Moses Joloba Victor Jongeneel Fourie Joubert Mukthar Kader Kathleen Kahn Pontiano Kaleebu Saidi H Kapiga Samar Kamal Kassim Ishmael Kasvosve Jonathan Kayondo Bernard Keavney Adeodata Kekitiinwa Sheik Humarr Khan Paul Kimmel Mary-Claire King Robert Kleta Mathurin Koffi Jeffrey Kopp Matthias Kretzler Judit Kumuthini Samuel Kyobe Catherine Kyobutungi Daniel T Lackland Karen A Lacourciere Guida Landouré Rita Lawlor Thomas Lehner Maia Lesosky Naomi Levitt Katherine Littler Zane Lombard Jeanne F Loring Sylvester Lyantagaye Annette Macleod Ebony B Madden Chengetai R Mahomva Julie Makani Manmak Mamven Marape Marape Graeme Mardon Patricia Marshall Darren P Martin Daniel Masiga Robin Mason Michael Mate-Kole Enock Matovu Mary Mayige Bongani M Mayosi Jean Claude Mbanya Sheryl A McCurdy Mark I McCarthy Helen McIlleron S O Mc'Ligeyo Corrine Merle Ana Olga Mocumbi Charles Mondo John V Moran Ayesha Motala Marva Moxey-Mims Wata Sununguko Mpoloka Chisomo L Msefula Thuli Mthiyane Nicola Mulder Gebregziab her Mulugeta Dieuodonne Mumba John Musuku Mo Nagdee Oyekanmi Nash Daouda Ndiaye Anh Quynh Nguyen Mark Nicol Oathokwa Nkomazana Shane Norris Betty Nsangi Alexander Nyarko Moffat Nyirenda Eileen Obe Reginald Obiakor Abraham Oduro Solomon F Ofori-Acquah Okechukwu Ogah Stephen Ogendo Kwaku Ohene-Frempong Akinlolu Ojo Timothy Olanrewaju John Oli Charlotte Osafo Odile Ouwe Missi Oukem-Boyer Bruce Ovbiagele Andrew Owen Mayowa Ojo Owolabi Lukman Owolabi Ellis Owusu-Dabo Guillaume Pare Rulan Parekh Hugh G Patterton Margaret B Penno Jane Peterson Rembert Pieper Jacob Plange-Rhule Martin Pollak Julia Puzak Rajkumar S Ramesar Michele Ramsay Rebekah Rasooly Shiksha Reddy Pardis C Sabeti Kwamena Sagoe Tunde Salako Oumar Samassékou Manjinder S Sandhu Osman Sankoh Fred Stephen Sarfo Marie Sarr Gasnat Shaboodien Issa Sidibe Gustave Simo Martin Simuunza Liam Smeeth Eugene Sobngwi Himla Soodyall Hermann Sorgho Oumou Sow Bah Sudha Srinivasan Dan J Stein Ezra S Susser Carmen Swanepoel Godfred Tangwa Andrew Tareila Ozlem Tastan Bishop Bamidele Tayo Nicki Tiffin Halidou Tinto Ekaete Tobin Stephen Meir Tollman Mahamadou Traoré Marsha J Treadwell Jennifer Troyer Masego Tsimako-Johnstone Vincent Tukei Ifeoma Ulasi Nzovu Ulenga Beverley van Rooyen Ablo Prudence Wachinou Salina P Waddy Alisha Wade Misaki Wayengera James Whitworth Louise Wideroff Cheryl A Winkler Sarah Winnicki Ambroise Wonkam Mengistu Yewondwos Tadase sen Nathan Yozwiak Heather Zar

Science 2014 Jun;344(6190):1346-8

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June 2014

Creating a charter of collaboration for international university partnerships: the Elmina Declaration for Human Resources for Health.

Acad Med 2014 Aug;89(8):1125-32

Dr. Anderson is associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology and departmental director, Global Initiatives, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Donkor is professor, Department of Surgery, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, College of Health Sciences, Kumasi, Ghana. Dr. de Vries is professor, Center for Bioethics and Social Science in Medicine, Departments of Medical Education, Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and visiting professor, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University Medical School, Maastricht, The Netherlands. Dr. Appiah-Denkyira is director of human resources, Ghana Ministry of Health, Accra, Ghana. Mr. Fidelis Dakpallah is director, Policy, Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation Directorate, Ghana Ministry of Health, Accra, Ghana. Ms. Rominski is research associate, Office of Global Reach, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Ms. Hassinger is lecturer in women's studies and research specialist, Institute for Research of Women and Gender, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Lou is research area specialist lead in information science, Office of Enabling Technologies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Ms. Kwansah is senior nursing officer, Policy, Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation Directorate, Ghana Ministry of Health, Accra, Ghana. Dr. Moyer is managing director, Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, and research investigator, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Ms. Rana is global health coordinator, Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Lawson is provost, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana. Dr. Ayettey is professor, Department of Anatomy, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, Accra, Ghana.

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August 2014

The implementation of the South African Triage Score (SATS) in an urban teaching hospital, Ghana.

Afr J Emerg Med 2014 Jun 17;4(2):71-75. Epub 2014 Jan 17.

Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, United States.

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June 2014

Perceptions of Ghanaian medical students completing a clinical elective at the University of Michigan Medical School.

Acad Med 2014 Jul;89(7):1014-7

Dr. Abedini is a member of the Class of 2014, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and performed this work while a Fogarty Scholar. Dr. Danso-Bamfo is senior house officer, Ridge Hospital, Accra, Ghana. Dr. Moyer is managing director, Global REACH, and assistant professor, Department of Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Danso is professor of obstetrics and gynaecology and former dean, School of Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. Ms. Mäkiharju is student programs coordinator, Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Donkor is former pro-vice chancellor and professor of maxillofacial surgery, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology/College of Health Sciences, Kumasi, Ghana. Dr. Johnson is professor and chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Kolars is professor of medicine and senior associate dean of education and global initiatives, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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July 2014

Development of an emergency nursing training curriculum in Ghana.

Int Emerg Nurs 2014 Oct 19;22(4):202-7. Epub 2014 Feb 19.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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October 2014

A low-cost method for performing a curriculum gap-analysis in developing countries: medical school competencies in Ghana.

Teach Learn Med 2012 ;24(3):215-8

Global REACH, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA.

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December 2012

Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital Multidisciplinary Cleft Clinic.

J Craniofac Surg 2011 Mar;22(2):532-6

Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burns Unit, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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March 2011

Sustainable improvements in injury surveillance in Ghana.

Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2010 Jun;17(2):79-85

Department of Surgery, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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June 2010

Pedestrians' injury patterns in Ghana.

Accid Anal Prev 2010 Jul 18;42(4):1080-8. Epub 2010 Jan 18.

CSIR-Building & Road Research Institute, Kumasi, Ghana.

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July 2010

Developing priorities for addressing surgical conditions globally: furthering the link between surgery and public health policy.

World J Surg 2010 Mar;34(3):381-5

Department of Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211, Geneva 27, Switzerland.

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March 2010

Trauma training for nonorthopaedic doctors in low- and middle-income countries.

Clin Orthop Relat Res 2008 Oct 8;466(10):2403-12. Epub 2008 Aug 8.

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, P.O. Box 1934, Kumasi, Ghana.

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October 2008

Assessment of vehicle speeds on different categories of roadways in Ghana.

Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 2008 Jun;15(2):83-91

Building & Road Research Institute, Kumasi, Ghana.

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June 2008

Cleft lip and palate surgery in Kumasi, Ghana: 2001-2005.

J Craniofac Surg 2007 Nov;18(6):1376-9

Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.

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November 2007

Head and neck keloid: treatment by core excision and delayed intralesional injection of steroid.

Authors:
Peter Donkor

J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2007 Jul;65(7):1292-6

Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana.

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July 2007

Oral Health Manpower - What are Ghana's requirements?

Authors:
Peter Donkor

Ghana Med J 2006 ;40(4):116-7

Ghana Medical Journal c/o Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi.

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July 2011

Intra-articular ramus ostectomy combined with costochondral grafting for the treatment of recurrent ankylosis of the mandible.

Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2006 Dec 18;44(6):497-500. Epub 2005 Nov 18.

Oral and Maxillofacial Unit, Department of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kwame Nkrumah University of Sciences and Technology, PMB, KNUST Post Office, Kumasi, Ghana.

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December 2006

The development of continuing education for trauma care in an African nation.

Injury 2005 Jun 28;36(6):725-32. Epub 2005 Mar 28.

Department of Surgery, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana.

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June 2005